We know how much you love a good startup launch. Who does not? Combine the excitement of high-stakes live entertainment with learning the latest news. Plus, you can hear feedback from some of the smartest people in the industry, learning how to absolutely smash it at your next VC presentation meeting.
With all that in mind, we present a special summer edition of Extra Crunch live that’s all release, all the time.
In July 21 Y 28 of July, Extra Crunch Live will feature startups exhibiting at Startup Alley in TechCrunch Disrupt 2021 in September. Those startups will present their products / businesses to a couple of expert VC judges, who will then give their feedback live.
Extra Crunch Live is typically a combination of an interview with a founding / investor duo and an audience speech. But since it’s summer and Disrupt is right around the corner, we thought it would be fun to bring you even more introductions and even more feedback.
On July 21, our expert VC judges will be Alexa von Tobel from Inspired Capital and Anis Uzzaman from Pegasus Tech Ventures. As a special thank you, everyone attending this episode of Extra Crunch Live will be entered into a random drawing for a chance to win one of three free tickets to TechCrunch Disrupt 2021. After the event, we will randomly select 3 winners and send details on how to redeem their passes. Do you need to send additional information to enter the drawing? No. All you need to do is register for Extra Crunch Live by clicking the link below and attend the event on July 21.
Alexa von Tobel founded LearnVest, which sold for hundreds of millions of dollars. She went on to found and served as a general partner at Inspired Capital. She has been to many TechCrunch events and has even been a guest on Extra Crunch Live earlier this year. Bottom line: she’s a smart and fun person to hang out with.
Anis Uzzaman is the founder and partner of Pegasus Tech Ventures, whose portfolio includes SpaceX, 23andme, Airbnb, Sofi, Coinbase, Robinhood, DoorDash, and many more. Before Pegasus, he was at IBM and Cadence, where he drove strategic investments in software development, microelectronics, and e-commerce. And as if that were not enough, he has founded several companies.
On July 28, our VC judges include Forerunner’s Nicole Johnson and iAngels’ Mor Assia.
Nicole Johnson has a background in psychology and brings that expertise to the world of consumer technology, focusing on the consumer psyche to assess and help grow the startups in which she is investing. Its portfolio includes Calibrate, Neighborhood Goods, Nécessaire, Heroes, Thingtesting, Prose, Stadium Goods and others.
Mor Assia is a founding partner and co-CEO of iAngels. Hailing from Israel and part of the IDF’s elite 8200 intelligence unit, Assia leads iAngel’s investment committee, deal selection, due diligence and portfolio management. He has a background in SAP, IBM, and Amdocs, specializing in the areas of fintech, AI, and automotive technology.
These upcoming episodes are sure to be as exciting as they are informative, and we’ll be shipping you with more ECL special edition Startup Alley launch episodes for the rest of the summer.
Also, buy a ticket to Interrupt. Trust me. The agenda is on. Along with the heavy weights in the break-in stage, you can gain practical insights from your founder in further shrink stage sessions, group sessions, and intimate roundtable discussions. You will be able to find and interact with people from all over the world through world-class networks on CrunchMatch and our virtual platform. all for less than $ 100 for a limited time even with higher discounts for government / nonprofit agencies, students, and promising founders!